Which is the shortest day and longest night (Winter Solstice) of 2021?

A. 18 December
B. 21 December
C. 25 December
D. 31 December


Correct Answer: B. 21 December

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The night that just passed, ie the night between December 21 and 22 – was the longest night of the year, said the Pakistan Meteorological Department, marking the start of the winter solstice. The duration of the day on December 21 was 10 hours and 22 minutes, while the night’s duration was 13 hours and 37 minutes, according to the Met office.